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Official name : Rumex nervosus Vahl
Family : Polygonaceae

10 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin rash (shiffe), root of Rumex nervosus is dried and powdered. 3-4 spoon of the powder is mixed with butter and creamed on affected skin
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : dhangaggo (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : V(003)
Recipes : V(003) swelling, leaf and bark of Zehneria scabra and leaf of Rumex nervosus are pounded and rolled in clean cloth, and tied on swelling.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : dhangaggo (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms : H(001), H(068), H(126)
Recipes : H(001) eye problems , leaves of Rumex nervosus are collected, dried and pounded
H(068) roundworm, stem chopped with salt, VO.
H(126) hepatitis, ONS.Podocorpus falcatus, Sida massoika, Rumex nervosus, Thalictrum rhynchocarpum, Rhamnus prinoides, RNS. topical application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : embwacho (Amharic)
Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/11/1/4
Symptoms : H(004), H(161)
Recipes : H(004) bleeding wound, fresh leaves of Rumex nervosus, pound then tie
H(161) wart, fresh leaves, rub,squeeze then cream
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : enbuacho (Amharic)
Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(014), H(095), H(111)
Recipes : H(014) the plant of Rumex nervosus is reportedly used to treat skin itches.
H(095) the tender and succulent young shoots are eaten by shepherds. Putting the young shoot in the fire and quickly removing it, weakens or reduces the acid resulting at the same time in a mushy and jello- like pith, highly relished by children.
H(111) the charcoal of the stem mixed with egg yolk is used to dress skin burns. Butter is added to prevent flaking and drying of the wound.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : embwacho (Amarinya), dengego (Galinya), hohet, thiteh (Tiigrinya), alegango (Adaric)
Reference HT 26
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Mirutse Giday, Girmay Medhim,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Knowledge and use of medicinal plants by people around Debre Libanos monastery in Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 11, pp. 271 - 283 (2007)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(161)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, roots powderof Rumex nervosus mixed with melted butter, VO.
H(104) stomach-ache, roots in an honey paste dressing, VO.
H(161) wart (kintarot), roots powder on cut edge
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of the Debre Libanos monastery)
Vernacular name : embuacho (Amharic)
Reference HT 43
Author(s) : Teklay, A., B. Abera, M. Giday
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used in Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:65 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/65
Symptoms : H(014), H(068)
Recipes : H(014) itching,H(014) scabies, crush seeds of Lepidium sativum with leaves of Rumex nervosus and Withania somnifera and bulb of Allium sativum, sock it in water and wash body with it
H(068) ascaris, eat or chew leaves and stems and swallow the fluid
H(211) michi (sick headache, + fever + muscle spasm + herpes + excessive sweating), soak in water whole plant of Withania somnifera by mixing with leaves of Rumex nervosus and juices of Citrus aurantifolia and wash body with it
H(211) michi (sick headache, + fever + muscle spasm + herpes + excessive sweating), boil whole plant of Withania somnifera by mixing with Justicia schimperiana and wash the body with it
H(211) michi (sick headache, + fever + muscle spasm + herpes + excessive sweating), whole plant of Withania somnifera mixing with leaves of Zehneria scabra and Eucalyptus globulus, fumigate
H(201) evil eye, soak bulb of Kniphofia pumila in water with leaves of Rumex nervosus and wash body with it
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : hehot (Tigrigna)
Reference HW 07
Author(s) : Wondimu Tigist, Asfaw Arsi, Kelbessa Ensermu
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants around 'Dheeraa' town, Arsi Zone, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 112, pp. 152-161, (2007)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) wound, roots of Rumex nervosus are crushed and coated on wound
H(008) diarrhoea, leaves are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(126) hepatitis, roots are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : dhangagoo
Reference VG 27
Author(s) : Gebrezgabiher, G. , S. Kalayou & S.Sahle
Title : An ethno-veterinary survey of medicinal plants in woredas of Tigray region, Northern Ethiopia International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation Vol. 5(2), pp. 89-97, (february, 2013) Available online http://www.academicjournals.org/IJBC DOI: 10.5897/IJBC12.131
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vch(004) camels wound, root of Rumex nervosus is dried, chopped and crushed into powder, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Ethiopia, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : hahot
Reference VT 26
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Mirutse GidayGirmay Medhim,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Knowledge and use of medicinal plants by people around Debre Libanos monastery in Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 111, pp. 271 - 283 ((2007))
Symptoms : V(161)
Recipes : V(161) wart (kintarot), mildly heated leaves of Rumex nervosus dressing, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of the Debre Libanos monastery)
Vernacular name : embuacho (Amharic)